Riley Pagett is the director of advocacy and government relations for the National FFA Organization. Prior to joining National FFA, Riley served on the staff of U.S. Senator James Lankford and for the Agriculture Committee in the U.S. House of Representatives. He is a 2012 graduate of Oklahoma State University where he received a bachelors of science degree in agricultural communications, and a 2016 graduate of American University Washington College of Law where he received his juris doctorate. He and his wife Lauren currently reside in Washington, D.C.